enterprise technology specialist (application/middleware support), Toronto

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Our client, a leader in the education industry, is looking for an Enterprise Technology Specialist to join their Application Support team on a permanent hire basis to provide application integration, middleware server administration and application release management services.

Under the general direction of the Manager, Enterprise Technology and as part of an integrated team, the Enterprise Technology Specialist will be responsible for the development, support, security and continuous operation of the Enterprise Technology related systems and applications.

The incumbent will plan, execute, monitor and support integration strategies based on business requirements of the functional and technical users and ensure that that sound operating practices are applied and maintained throughout the integration lifecycle.

He/she will be part of the applications support team ensuring that the application and systems continue to functional in an operationally effective model and that changes and improvements are monitored, planned and implemented on a structured basis.

This position will require the incumbent to be on 24/7 call periodically in case of failures or emergencies. Will also require scheduling hours of work on weekends or evenings several times throughout the year

Duties and Responsibilities

- Application architecture design, planning, provisioning, monitoring, problem identification/resolution and continuous improvement of Enterprise Application systems/applications to ensure optimal operational availability and integrity. 45%

-Participate in the operational planning and functional changes to the Enterprise Application systems/applications that are requested by the business owners to determine risks, technical issues/capabilities. 20%

- Planning, designing, coordinating and overseeing activities related to interoperability and integration of enterprise systems (Blackboard, Active Directory, Residence, Payroll, Finance, Students, and Scheduling etc.), processes and information. Lead projects to develop and deploy integration technologies of the institution’s information systems. 15%

- Provide project management and documentation to support design, implementation and operational support of Information Technology application and systems 10%

- Upgrade technical skills to keep abreast of changes in information technology. 5%

Perform other duties as assigned 5%

1. Education Required
- 4 year degree or equivalent
- Certification in Java programming/development and Banner® by Ellucian products (is valuable)

2 - Experience Required

- Minimum 3 -5 years experience - years in a progressively complex applications environment, data integration and technology support in a similar multi-vendor complex computing environment

- Minimum 3 -5 years experience with , integration systems / web services development, database management systems, operating systems, and Linux.

-- Experience providing middleware Application Server support (ideally Apache/Tomcat and weblogic)

- - any experience in a cloud environment (particularly AWS ) is considered valuable

- Programming experience in Java and other development languages such as PL/SQL is considered a strong asset

-- Practical experience with a higher education ERP and/or human resource system (is valuable)

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